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Person dies after being struck by train in Invercargill

Police this evening reported that one person has died after being hit by a train in Appleby, Invercargill at 4.25pm this afternoon.

Train tracks (file picture). Source: istock.com

Trains on the line adjacent to Bluff Highway were halted while police conducted a scene examination, but have since reopened.

Police say they are still making inquiries into the incident.